Film Workshop

San Francisco Art & Film for Teenagers

A comprehensive film studies program for teens and college students. Offers a weekly filmmaking workshop October-June and a 9-day summer film intensive.


THE POOL by Kelly Long

A girl’s inner turmoil is reflected in her backyard pool which begins to have an unsettling influence on her.

Screened at San Francisco International Film Festival, Westflix (Hollywood, CA), Durham Film Festival (Durham, UK), All American High School Festival (NYC).

With Miranda Autumn Lewis

PICNIC PERFECT by Cal Thatcher

A girl prepares a surprise picnic lunch for her beloved grandmother. The universe has other plans.

WINNER: Best Youth Film, Laughlin International Film Festival
Best Comedy, Steamboat Springs Film Festival

Screened at: Asian American International Film Festival (NYC), All American High School Festival (NYC), American Youth Film Festival (Atlanta, GA), Mill Valley Film Festival, SF Teen Arts Festival, San Francisco Frozen Festival, Auburn International Film Festival (Sydney, AU) and San Luis Obispo International Film Festival

With Audrey Thacher

Control by Christina Ungerman


A newly married woman becomes increasingly suspicious of her secretive husband as he lays out his plans for their future together. 

With Alexis Williams, Will Lurie and Alea Mosley

REST by Sophia Puliatti

A woman prepares to leave her troubles behind at a strange institution.

MIMIC by Olivia Treynor

Some say imitation is the highest form of flattery.

With Walter Gardella and Cosmo Palms.

DREAMDANCE by Olivia Prado

A young girl caught between two warring parents searches for a way to bring them together.

With Ally Dunn, David Guzman and Shannon Cullem-Chipman.


THE FISH ON THE CHAIR 2017 by Willa Barnett and Evan Long

Sometimes an argument isn't about what it seems. Made during the 2017 Summer Film Intensive. With Sarah Megan and Will Lurie.